Terex Corporation

  • Purchasing Leader - Aftermarket

    Location US-IA-Cedar Rapids
    Posted Date 1 day ago(1 day ago)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Supply Mgmt and Trans
  • Overview:

    Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services.  The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world.  Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community.  Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.  The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship.  It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University.  Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers.  It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector.  Terex is a place where you can work and grow.  Come talk to us!   


    • Support and enhance purchasing processes and communication that effectively interface with all departments.
    • Ensure staff maintains on-time processing of orders consistent with demand signals
    • Oversee the relationships with Accounts Payable (GBS/Basware) and vendors to reduce/minimize discrepancies.
    • Maintain high degree of communication between Buyers and Supply Chain Director.
    • Manage day to day activities of all Buyers supporting customer demand and driving improvements to the system.
    • Provide feedback to Supply Chain Director for staffing requirements based on business needs and growth.
    • Assist in the hiring, training, development of staff, and performance evaluations on an annual basis.
    • Monitor and enforce corporate purchasing policies (daily, monthly, yearly) and procedures to include maintenance of signature levels (DOA) 
    • Assist in the design and implementation of various purchasing strategies and procurement policies and participate in all supplier reduction programs in coordination with global supply chain team and determine appropriate programs for all purchase requirements and assist to reduce supply chain cost.
    • Assist the Supply Chain Director in utilizing KPIs and other analytical reports to balance, reconcile and identify trends and adjust to the needs of the business.




    Basic Qualifications


    • BS Degree or 5 years of Purchasing Experience 


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Requires specialization in supply chain development and execution. 
    • Requires proven success in managing multiple suppliers to deliver on time with a focus on quality and cost adherence.  
    • Requires sufficient problem-solving skills to troubleshoot situations such as material shortages, quality, and delivery problems.
    • Excellent analytical and project management skills.
    • Strong drive for customer satisfaction.
    • Requires the ability to perform the various aspects of the job. 
    • Requires the ability to review performance.  


    It is the policy of Terex to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal and external candidates based on work-related factors and to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Terex will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


    An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V






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